To use Hibernate in your application, you first need to get it. Therefore, browse to the homepage of Hibernate at http://www.hibernate.org, choose the Hibernate Core package, and download the latest version in the form of a
.tar.gz compressed file.
Extract the compressed file in a directory on your system. This directory will include the Hibernate library
hibernate3.jar, optional and required JAR files in the
lib subdirectory, and Hibernate documentation in the